Microsoft Corporation Senior Software Engineer- Cortana in Herzliya, Israel

We’re looking for amazing software developers, who are passionate about building new, exciting, cutting edge technologies in the field of digital assistants. We are building Cortana, in direct competition with Google Assistant, Amazon’s Alexa and Apple’s Siri.

To learn more about Cortana, check out the following videos:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DxrJWSi_IWo

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YNJmUEriBV4

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7KUdMPY77uY

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qI4tj1YZbiM

Responsibilities

Some formal requirements:

  • 2+ years of experience in design and implementation of object oriented software.

  • Degree in Computer Sciences or Software Engineering from one of the leading universities (B.Sc. / M.Sc). GPA: 85+.

  • Passion for quality and building Internet scale systems.

  • Excellent people skills, team player, confidence and "can do" attitude.

  • Passion for new technologies, skills, learning and improving.

Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin or ancestry, age, disability, marital status, pregnancy, protected veteran status, protected genetic information, political affiliation, or any other characteristics protected by local laws, regulations, or ordinances.

We greatly encourage and welcome qualified candidates who happen to have disabilities to apply for jobs in our company.

All FTE positions will be required to pass the Microsoft background check upon hire.

Qualifications

Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances.

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